Friday 16th Oct 

Animation 1

From 2:00pm Oct 16th

Short animations from home and abroad kick off Bolton Film Festival. 

Doc 60 - 1

From 4:00pm Oct 16th

An hour of short documentaries with topics ranging from child train robbers, to Palestinian refugee camps, Hungarian family history to sex education classes in schools. 

UK Shorts 1

From 6:00pm Oct 16th

The brightest stars of the UK indie short film industry revealed...

Opening Night

From 8pm Oct 16th


Ben Brand - Netherlands

When a man dies in a traffic accident and gets into a conversation with God, he gets an answer to the biggest question of life. Based on a short story by  bestselling author Andy Weir.

Sponsors and Supporting Partners

Light Cinema, Market Place, Bolton, BL1 2AL